Johannes Schmid

“Consulting in IT/IP law allows me to combine my work as a lawyer with my affinity for IT. When law meets IT, I enjoy being at the interface and playing a part in defining and developing of business models.”


  • Admitted as a lawyer in Germany
  • Second State Examination in Baden-Württemberg
  • First State Examination in Bavaria
  • Studied law at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Bavaria


  • Management consultant in a leading position in data protection for national and international companies
  • External data protection officer for companies in various sectors
  • Clerkship at the Freiburg State Court and the Public Prosecutor’s Office in Freiburg
  • Research assistant in the area of IT law and digital business at SKW Schwarz Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater Wirtschaftsprüfer Partnerschaft mbB


  • Many years of activity in the Centre for Computer Technology in Law – RIZ at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich


  • Gesellschaft für Datenschutz und Datensicherheit (GDD) e.V. (German Association for Data Protection and Data Security)
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)
Contact person

Johannes Schmid

Tel. +49 40 696 383 340